Next Tuesday, The European Parliament Votes To Ban All Your Porn. Yes, Really. Take Immediate Action. - Falkvinge on Infopolicy
This is a sinister effort to stifle free speech masquerading as (yet another) piece of gender equality legislation. A vote will be taken on Tuesday on whether to ban all forms of pornography across all media including on the internet. Following on from the recent report commissioned by Neelie Krooes where it was suggested that there be yet more EU control of the media it shows a highly unfortunate attitude to free speech within the EU establishment. To add insult to injury when a
I think it is time we brought in a Second Amendment type clause into our constitution because politicians with the same status as the Grundnorms in the German constituion in this country and in the EU seemed to have developed tastes for media control that a very unhealthy.
However boys and girls there is a little twist in the tale. A Pirate Party organised email protest was stopped when the European Parliament blocked the emails sent to MEPs which the Europarl spokesman said was anti-spamming measure. Does anyone believe him?